B.Sc. Ocean Science and Marine Conservation (Hons)

In Plymouth

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  • Typology

    Bachelor's degree

  • Location


  • Duration

    36 Months


Do you have a passion to understand and protect life in our seas? This course offers an integrated approach to understanding the oceanographic processes that support life in our oceans, how marine ecosystems function and how marine activities can be managed sustainably. Youll learn about the policy structures designed to protect marine ecosystems and our oceans, and be primed with the skills and enthusiasm to confidently start a job in marine conservation management and scientific research.




Plymouth (Devon)
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Drake Circus, PL4 8AA


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What you'll learn on the course

  • Approach
  • Global
  • Climate
  • Climate Change
  • Meteorology
  • Biology
  • Monitoring
  • Diving
  • Conservation
  • Marine conservation

Course programme

Course Content
  • Biology and Hydrography of the Ocean
  • Introduction to Ocean Science
  • Mapping the Marine Environment
  • Measuring the Marine Environment
  • Physical and Chemical Processes of the Ocean
  • Climate Change and Energy
  • Natural Hazards
  • Our Ocean Planet
  • Space Exploration
  • Sustainable Futures
  • Global Ocean Processes
  • Managing Human Impacts in the Marine Environment
  • Monitoring the Marine Environment
  • Researching the Marine Environment
  • Marine Remote Sensing
  • Meteorology
  • Scientific Diving
  • Seafloor Mapping
  • Waves, Tides and Coastal Dynamics
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